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What is 200 Calories?

Dec 3, 2014
What is 200 Calories?

As society becomes increasingly more health conscious, many people count the number of calories in their food.  Below is a fun pictorial example of what 200 calories look like for 35 different types of foods. Some of them only fill 10% of the plate… whereas some fill the entire plate AND is piled! Scroll...

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Recipe: Bone Nourishing Soup

Sep 1, 2013
Recipe: Bone Nourishing Soup

Dear students and friends, I would like to share with everyone another great recipe that Mrs Chuah (fondly known as Madam Chuah) taught the Ladrang kitchen to make. It is a bone nourishing and strengthening soup which Mdm Chuah kindly offered to Paul and I when she found out we both have back pains related...

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Vegetarian Tomato Stew with “Meatballs”

Mar 19, 2013
Vegetarian Tomato Stew with “Meatballs”

Recently, Datin Jennifer has been coming to the Haven (my residence) once a week to cook lunch for me and my Ladrang staff.

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Safe and Green Homemade Cleaners

Jan 22, 2013
Safe and Green Homemade Cleaners

I came across a very useful website that teaches us how to use natural homemade cleaners to clean up our home and work space. I always encourage my students to use as many natural products as we can in our daily lives... not only because it is very cost effective, but mainly because it...

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Natural flavored water

Jan 7, 2013
Natural flavored water

This morning, I came across this wonderful website that teaches you how to make flavored water using fruits and herbs. I thought that I'd give it a try... The Ladrang made these drinks for me, and I particularly like the watermelon and pineapple flavored water. I thought that I'd share this recipe with everyone...

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Recipes: Dessert

Sep 28, 2011
Recipes: Dessert

Dessert (Source: Index Cherry Chocolate Chunk Mini Loaves Raspberry Truffle Brownies Pumpkin Cheesecake with Pecan Crunch Topping Marbled Banana Bread Peanut Butter Caramel Apples Chocolate Pumpkin Loaf Old Fashioned Chocolate Pudding Pie Pear Frangipane Tart Maple Pecan Pie Grilled Peaches with Ginger Coconut Caramel Strawberry Rhubarb Crumb Pie Rad Whip Raspberry Jam Swirl Crumbcake...

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The Launch of EAT HEALTHY, DAILY book

Jul 16, 2011
The Launch of EAT HEALTHY, DAILY book

Kechara Media & Publications (KMP) has officially launched their first cookbook: Eat Healthy, Daily. This book has 21 traditional Chinese vegetarian recipes which, if eaten 3-4 times a week, can improve your health and slowly heal your body. Written by Dr Jiang, whom I have blogged about before, these 21 recipes are designed to...

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